Power Rankings: Dec. 29, 2012

WWE.com, in conjunction with the Academy of Wrestling Arts & Sciences (AWAS), ranks the Top 25 Superstars in WWE each week with Power Rankings. The rankings are based on victories, quality of opponents, momentum and overall in-ring dominance, as well as intangibles. Be sure to check back every Saturday for the latest Power Rankings. Here are the rankings for Dec. 29.


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AJ Lee

Holding the No. 25 spot, the diminutive Diva celebrated a special Christmas Eve edition of Raw with a passionate kiss with Dolph Ziggler under the mistletoe.

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Zack Ryder

With his family watching from home, Zack Ryder scored a Christmas Eve victory over David Otunga on Raw. Ryder also gave a heck of an effort against U.S. Champion Antonio Cesaro on SmackDown, but came up short.

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The Usos

It was a big week for The Usos, with Jey Uso getting the winning pinfall in a 12 Days of Christmas 12-Man Tag Team Match on Raw. And on SmackDown, the duo was victorious again against The Prime Time Players.

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The Shield

The trio of Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns holds strong in the No. 22 spot. Who will the group focus its sights on in 2013?

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R-Truth

Holding down the No. 21 spot is R-Truth, who did not compete last week.